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Ready, Set, Knit! Show 541: Kathy Talks With Stacy Charles

Saturday, September 22nd, 2018
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This week, Kathy is talking with our dear friend Stacy Charles, of Tahki Yarns and Stacy Charles Fine Yarns. Listen to hear more about the gorgeous collection of yarns and pattern support for Fall 2018! Click the links below to check out each new Tahki yarn!

Tahki Yarns Donegal Tweed

Tahki Yarns Donegal Tweed Fine

Tahki Yarns Aston

Tahki Yarns Classic Superwash

Steve’s Yarn Picks of the Week: 

Our Fall 2018 catalog is LIVE! Click here to view 

Upcoming Events

Check WEBS out at Vogue Knitting Live in San Francisco!

There’s still room on the WEBS Rhinebeck bus! Click here to reserve your space! 

Spinning Summit will be happening again this year in October!

Looking for something to do this fall? Check out the full list of WEBS class offerings over here!

Reminders

Do you have a crafting resolution for 2018? We sure do! Tag your posts #WEBSfiberfollowthrough for a chance to be featured!

Be sure to follow us on Facebook and Instagram for lots of great new products, contests and fun!

Check out all of our upcoming Events here.

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Ready, Set, Knit! Show 540: Kathy Talks With Adventure Du Jour Designs

Saturday, September 15th, 2018
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This week, we have guest host, Amy Greeman in the studio with Kathy! Listen to hear Kathy chat with Debbi Stone and Marcy Vandale of Adventure Du Jour design. Listen to hear more about their latest designs using Valley Yarns, and about how they collaborate when writing their patterns!

 

Steve’s Yarn Picks of the Week: 

Our Fall 2018 catalog is LIVE! Click here to view 

Upcoming Events

Check WEBS out at Vogue Knitting Live in San Francisco!

There’s still room on the WEBS Rhinebeck bus! Click here to reserve your space! 

Spinning Summit will be happening again this year in October!

Looking for something to do this fall? Check out the full list of WEBS class offerings over here!

Reminders

Do you have a crafting resolution for 2018? We sure do! Tag your posts #WEBSfiberfollowthrough for a chance to be featured!

Be sure to follow us on Facebook and Instagram for lots of great new products, contests and fun!

Check out all of our upcoming Events here.

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Ready, Set, Knit! Show 539: Kathy Talks With Karin Skacel

Saturday, September 8th, 2018
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This week, Kathy is chatting with Karin Skacel, owner of Skacel Knitting! In November, WEBS, along with a multitude of other local yarn stores throughout the country will be participating in a program called 10,000 New Knitters! Each store will have kits from Skacel that are specially created for new knitters to get started. Best of all? These kits are FREE! To learn more, visit the website here!

 

 

Steve’s Yarn Picks of the Week: 

Our Fall 2018 catalog is LIVE! Click here to view 

Upcoming Events

Check WEBS out at Vogue Knitting Live in San Francisco!

There’s still room on the WEBS Rhinebeck bus! Click here to reserve your space! 

Spinning Summit will be happening again this year in October

Looking for something to do this fall? Check out the full list of WEBS class offerings over here!

Reminders

Do you have a crafting resolution for 2018? We sure do! Tag your posts #WEBSfiberfollowthrough for a chance to be featured!

Be sure to follow us on Facebook and Instagram for lots of great new products, contests and fun!

Check out all of our upcoming Events here.

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Ready, Set, Knit! Show 538: Kathy Talks With Bernd Speckmaier

Saturday, September 1st, 2018
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This week, Kathy is chatting with a guest in the studio, Bernd Speckmaier, CEO of Lana Grossa! Lana Grossa has quickly become one of our favorite brands, and it’s easy to see why – they have gorgeous yarns made up of mostly natural fibers, and a ton of fabulous design support! Click the links below to check out the yarns we featured in our Fall 2018 catalog!

Cashmere 16 Fine

Shades of Merino Cotton

Cool Air

Slow Wool Lino

Slow Wool Canapa

Gomitolo Puno

Steve’s Yarn Picks of the Week: 

Our Fall 2018 catalog is LIVE! Click here to view 

Upcoming Events

Check WEBS out at Vogue Knitting Live in San Francisco!

There’s still room on the WEBS Rhinebeck bus! Click here to reserve your space! 

Looking for something to do this fall? Check out the full list of WEBS class offerings over here!

Registration for the WEBS retreat is full and we are soooo excited! To join the waitlist, click here!

Reminders

Do you have a crafting resolution for 2018? We sure do! Tag your posts #WEBSfiberfollowthrough for a chance to be featured!

Be sure to follow us on Facebook and Instagram for lots of great new products, contests and fun!

Check out all of our upcoming Events here.

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Ready, Set, Knit: Show 537: Kathy Talks With Amy Herzog

Saturday, August 11th, 2018
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This week, Kathy is chatting with Amy Herzog all about her latest WEBS collaboration – a tiny Rhinebeck sweater created just for Franklin Habit’s Dolores! To knit your own Rhinebeck sweater for Dolores, click here!

Wait . . . you haven’t knit your own Dolores doll yet?? We can’t let you get away without one! Click here to knit your new best friend! 

Steve’s Yarn Picks of the Week: 

Our Valley Yarns 2018 catalog is LIVE! Click here to view 

Upcoming Events

Check WEBS out at Vogue Knitting Live in San Francisco!

Looking for something to do this summer? Check out the full list of WEBS class offerings over here!

Registration for the WEBS retreat is full and we are soooo excited! To join the waitlist, click here!

Reminders

Do you have a crafting resolution for 2018? We sure do! Tag your posts #WEBSfiberfollowthrough for a chance to be featured!

Be sure to follow us on Facebook and Instagram for lots of great new products, contests and fun!

Check out all of our upcoming Events here.

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Ready, Set, Knit! Show 536: Kathy Talks With Benjamin Levisay

Saturday, July 28th, 2018
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This week, Kathy is chatting with Benjamin Levisay of XRX all about Stitches Midwest, which is happening next week in Illinois! Visit the WEBS booth and say hi to our amazing team! We’ll be in booths 501, 503, 505, 507, 600, 602, 604, 606 – and don’t worry, they’re all together 🙂 .

And don’t forget to click this link! If you’re going to be in the Chicago area, this coupon will get you 50% off your Stitches admission price!

To check out class offerings and to see the market floor plan, click here!

Steve’s Yarn Picks of the Week: 

Our Valley Yarns 2018 catalog is LIVE! Click here to view 

Upcoming Events

Northampton Sidewalk Sale is going on this weekend! Stop by the store today and Sunday to grab some great deals – and don’t forget to take a walk downtown to visit other local businesses!

Looking for something to do this summer? Check out the full list of WEBS class offerings over here!

Registration for the WEBS retreat is full and we are soooo excited! To join the waitlist, click here!

Reminders

Do you have a crafting resolution for 2018? We sure do! Tag your posts #WEBSfiberfollowthrough for a chance to be featured!

Be sure to follow us on Facebook and Instagram for lots of great new products, contests and fun!

Check out all of our upcoming Events here.

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Ready, Set, Knit! Show 535: Kathy Talks With Trisha Malcolm

Saturday, July 21st, 2018
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This week, we’re lucky to have Trisha Malcolm, editor of Vogue Knitting magazine, on the show! Listen to hear Kathy talk with Trisha all about the Early Fall 2018 edition of Vogue Knitting, featuring some amazing new designs!

To grab a copy, click here!

 

Steve’s Yarn Picks of the Week: 

Our Valley Yarns 2018 catalog is LIVE! Click here to view 

Upcoming Events

Northampton Sidewalk Sale is going on next weekend! Stop by the store Thursday through Sunday to grab some great deals – and don’t forget to take a walk downtown to visit other local businesses!

Looking for something to do this summer? Check out the full list of WEBS class offerings over here!

Registration for the WEBS retreat is full and we are soooo excited! To join the waitlist, click here!

Reminders

Do you have a crafting resolution for 2018? We sure do! Tag your posts #WEBSfiberfollowthrough for a chance to be featured!

Be sure to follow us on Facebook and Instagram for lots of great new products, contests and fun!

Check out all of our upcoming Events here.

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Ready, Set, Knit! Show 534: Kathy Talks With Kate Gilbert

Saturday, July 7th, 2018
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This week, Kathy is talking with Kate Gilbert all about the July issue of Twist Collective! Kate and the crew have put together a gorgeous collection of garments and accessories to keep you knitting through the rest of the summer, and to warm you up once fall hits! To read the issue, click here!

Steve’s Yarn Picks of the Week: 

Our Valley Yarns 2018 catalog is LIVE! Click here to view 

Upcoming Events

Looking for something to do this summer? Check out the full list of WEBS class offerings over here!

Registration for the WEBS retreat is full and we are soooo excited! To join the waitlist, click here!

Reminders

Do you have a crafting resolution for 2018? We sure do! Tag your posts #WEBSfiberfollowthrough for a chance to be featured!

Be sure to follow us on Facebook and Instagram for lots of great new products, contests and fun!

Check out all of our upcoming Events here.

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Ready, Set, Knit! Show 533: Kathy Talks With Julie Turjoman

Saturday, June 30th, 2018
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This week, Kathy is chatting with WEBS design manager, Julie Turjoman! Julie has been hard at work creating a gorgeous new collection of pieces designed for Valley Yarns! And new this year, she’ll be debuting the Little Black Knits collection, with anything-but-basic pieces that will fit anyone’s wardrobe! Be sure to check out all of the new designs this year!

 

 

Steve’s Yarn Picks of the Week: 

Our Valley Yarns 2018 catalog is LIVE! Click here to view 

Upcoming Events

Looking for something to do this summer? Check out the full list of WEBS class offerings over here!

Registration for the WEBS retreat is full and we are soooo excited! To join the waitlist, click here!

Reminders

We’ll be closed on Wednesday, July 4th, but we’re always open online at yarn.com!

Do you have a crafting resolution for 2018? We sure do! Tag your posts #WEBSfiberfollowthrough for a chance to be featured!

Be sure to follow us on Facebook and Instagram for lots of great new products, contests and fun!

Check out all of our upcoming Events here.

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Ready, Set, Knit! Show 532: Kathy Talks With Andra Asars

Saturday, June 23rd, 2018
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This week, on Ready, Set, Knit!, Kathy is talking with Andra Asars of Berroco! We absolutely love when Andra comes to visit, and she always has gorgeous new offerings from Berroco to tell us about. Click the links below to check out what are sure to become your new favorite Berroco yarns!

Berroco Mercado

Berroco Skye

Berroco Pixel

Berroco Ultra Wool DK

Berroco Aero

Berroco Brielle 

Berroco Ultra Alpaca Eco 

Sad news for the yarn industry, Classic Elite Yarns is closing its doors. We were very sad to hear the news and wish everyone involved the best. Mango Moon will also be closing.

Steve’s Yarn Picks of the Week: 

Our Valley Yarns 2018 catalog is LIVE! Click here to view 

Upcoming Events

The I-91 Shop Hop continues through the weekend and ends TOMORROW, June 24th! Don’t miss this fun shopping event.

Looking for something to do this summer? Check out the full list of WEBS class offerings over here!

Registration for the WEBS retreat is full and we are soooo excited! To join the waitlist, click here!

Reminders

We’ll be closed on Wednesday, July 4th, but we’re always open online at yarn.com!

Do you have a crafting resolution for 2018? We sure do! Tag your posts #WEBSfiberfollowthrough for a chance to be featured!

Be sure to follow us on Facebook and Instagram for lots of great new products, contests and fun!

Check out all of our upcoming Events here.

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